Adam Natale

Adam is a director, producer, presenter, and curator known for developing collaborative partnerships between emerging and established artists and organizations from a variety of disciplines.  He has worked for prestigious arts institutions (NEA), nonprofits (Fractured Atlas), and colleges (he currently runs School of Visual Arts' SVA Theatre) and has produced theatrical productions, film festivals, and myriad multidisciplinary arts events.  A born leader (2012 American Express Emerging Leader Award), he enjoys sharing his knowledge (he's been a guest speaker at scores of arts conferences) and forging his own path (he created his two degree programs -- BA in Directing for Theatre & Film, American University; MA in Artistic Producing, Presenting, & Curation, Goddard College).